Indoor Plant Basics

How to Propagate a Rubber Tree
How To: Propagate a Rubber Tree

Have a Rubber Tree out of hand? Don’t be afraid to propagate! You now have the help of Leaf and…

Calathea Ornata :: Leafandpaw.com
Calathea: A Guide to Collecting Calathea

There’s a feeling when you first discover a new houseplant. It’s partly love and fascination, yes, but I’ve noticed plant…

plant pronunciation guide
Guide: Indoor Plant Pronunciation

Let’s talk about plant pronunciation. This is going to be a simple post, but an important one. All too often,…

how to care for pilea peperomioides
Plant Portrait: Pilea Peperomioides

Pileas are no stranger to the houseplant world, but everyone has fallen in love with Pilea Peperomioides. No one really…

indoor plant podcast
Podcast: The Leaf and Pawcast

Leaf and Paw presents our first podcast: The Leaf and Pawcast! For those of you who read L&P regularly, you…

Pet Safe Plants :: Palms
Plant Portrait: Indoor Palms

Palm trees are underrated. They’re readily available at stores like IKEA and Lowes, safe and non toxic to cats, dogs,…

Why Do Monsteras Have Holes? + Other Plant Questions

A comment from this Leaf and Paw article sparked this post. I, as well as many readers, ponder various plant…

Monstera Illustration: leafandpaw.com
Illustrated Propagation: Monstera Deliciosa

This is not necessarily a typical post, but rather a visual accompaniment to my two posts about Monsteras and propagating…

The Fluffy Killer: Treating Mealybugs

Mealybugs are gross. And they ruin everything. I hate them. Now that that’s out of the way, let’s talk about…